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Colleen R. Stumpf

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Erie, PA





AV Preeminent Rating, Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence by Martindale-Hubbell 2021
Rated by Super Lawyers Rising Stars Colleen R. Stumpf,

Attorney Stumpf develops estate plans for her clients and competently assists in the administration of estates of all sizes. She also provides expertise in the areas of trust administration, asset protection, elder law and guardianship issues. Attorney Stumpf's business law practice includes entity formation for both for-profit and non-profit organizations, structural questions, general counsel and the development of succession plans. Additionally, she assists in the representation of several school districts, an intermediate unit and multiple private schools.

Attorney Stumpf received her undergraduate degree from Grove City College in 2003 and her Juris Doctor from the Penn State - The Dickinson School Law in 2006, where she was an editor for the Penn State International Law Review. An active member of the Erie Estate Planning Council and the Erie County Bar Association, attorney Stumpf has been co-chair of the bar's Estates and Trusts Section. She serves on boards and committees for organizations such as Saint Mary's Home of Erie, Erie Arts & Culture, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Erie Inc. and Athena PowerLink.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Administration
  • Business Organizations / Non Profit Organizations
  • Education Law
  • Tax Matters

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 2006


  • Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 2006
  • Grove City College, Grove City, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. - 2003
    • Major: International Business - Finance

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers - Rising Stars

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member, 2006 to Present
  • Council for Real Property, Probate & Trust Section of the PA Bar Association, 2017 to Present
  • Erie County Bar Association, 2006 to Present
  • Erie Estate Planning Council, 2011 to Present
  • Young Erie Professionals , 2006 to Present